Associate Professor of Law
Dr. iur. (J.S.D.) 2010, University of Passau School of Law
LL.M. 2008, University of California Berkeley School of Law
State Examination in Law (J.D.) 2005, University of Passau School of Law
Professor Mormann's scholarly interests lie at the intersection of environmental, energy, and corporate law. Prior to joining the Miami Law faculty, Professor Mormann was a Lecturer in Law and the Energy Policy and Finance Fellow at Stanford Law School. He is Faculty Fellow at Stanford University's Steyer-Taylor Center for Energy Policy and Finance.
Previously, he was Stanford's Kauffman Legal Fellow and a visiting scholar at UC Berkeley School of Law. Professor Mormann's recent publications include How to Make Renewable Energy Competitive, New York Times, June 1, 2012 (with D. Reicher), Enhancing the Investor Appeal of Renewable Energy, 42 Envtl. L. 681 (2012), and Requirements for a Renewables Revolution, 38 Ecology L. Q. 903 (2011). Professor Mormann's work has been widely cited including before the U.S. Senate. He advises federal policymakers on clean energy and energy efficiency.
Professor Mormann is admitted to the practice of law in Germany and New York. His professional experience includes management consulting for international high-tech clients, clerking for the Hanseatic Court of Appeals in Hamburg and the German Embassy in Buenos Aires, and practicing as a corporate and energy attorney.